Woman's dress

American
late 1950s–early 1960s
Designed by Goldworm Knitwear Company (American, 1928–1981)


Dimensions

Center back: 97 cm (38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

2011.66

Medium or Technique

Merino wool, knit

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Knee-length knit dress. Black with red trim at waist, pockets, and collar.
Label inside:
“Goldworm/Hand fashioned in Italy/100% virgin merino wool/NewYork/Milan/R.N. 22211”

Provenance

December 18, 2010, purchased on Ebay from Kate Clark by Pamela Parmal; 2011, gift of Parmal to the MFA (Accession date: February 23, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Pamela A. Parmal in honor of Frederic A. Sharf